Coffee is the world’s second largest legal export commodity (after oil) and is the second largest source of foreign exchange for developing nations. The United States consumes about one-fifth of….
Conduct research into WebTrust and/or SysTrust.
a. Use your university’s library resources to investigate ERP implementation failures other than
those discussed in the chapter. Analyze the failures in terms of the common causes discussed
in the chapter; explain how a manager could have used Steps for Better Thinking to avoid
ERP implementation problems.
b. Conduct research into WebTrust and/or SysTrust. Prepare an oral or written report summarizing
at least the following items: historical development, nature and purpose of the system,
financial and nonfinancial benefits, and costs and examples of companies using the technology.
You can start your research at www.webtrust.org .
c. Visit a company in your geographic area that uses an ERP system. Ask for a demonstration
of the system (or at least one part of it) and prepare a brief oral or written presentation to the
class on your findings